As well as being compared against other super zooms, the Nikon Coolpix B700 is also often compared to entry-level DSLRs, travel zooms, mirrorless and pro digicams. The Nikon Coolpix B700's top rivals come from Nikon (such as the Coolpix P900 and the Coolpix B500) and Panasonic (such as the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) and the Lumix DMC-FZ300)

compared toSuper zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B700 compared to other super zoom competitors include: it records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 60fps), is newer (february 2016 vs march 2015) and is more popular.

However, on average it has a slightly narrower aperture (f/3.3 vs f/2.8), doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 240 fps), doesn't have a touch screen, doesn't record movies in 24p and lacks and external mic jack.

Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82)

Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82)
10 months newer

Significant advantages of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly better wide angle: 20 mm vs 24 mm
  • Has a touch screen
  • Supports an external flash

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Screen does not flip out
  • Much slower max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

common strengths of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) and Coolpix B700

  • Incredible zoom: 60x vs 60x
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • Popularity: 1,631 vs 1,615

Nikon Coolpix P900

Nikon Coolpix P900
1 year older
$499 - $597

Significant advantages of the P900 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much more zoom: 83.3x vs 60x
  • Has a GPS
  • Better maximum light sensitivity: 12,800 ISO vs 3,200 ISO

Significant disadvantages of the P900 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Significantly larger: Large (140×103×137 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)
  • Significantly heavier: 899 g vs 565 g

common strengths of the P900 and Coolpix B700

  • Incredible zoom: 83.3x vs 60x
  • Flip-out screens
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS
1 year older
$374 - $449

Significant advantages of the SX60 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Records high-speed movies: 240 fps vs None
  • Has an external mic jack
  • Significantly better wide angle: 21 mm vs 24 mm

Significant disadvantages of the SX60 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Much slower max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

common strengths of the SX60 HS and Coolpix B700

  • Incredible zoom: 65x vs 60x
  • Flip-out screens
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Nikon Coolpix B500

Nikon Coolpix B500
similar age
$215 - $257

Significant advantages of the Coolpix B500 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much longer battery life: 600 shots vs 350 shots

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix B500 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 39.1x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the Coolpix B500 and Coolpix B700

  • Flip-out screens
  • Popularity: 984 vs 1,615
  • Fast max shutter speeds: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
2 years older
$448 - $450

Significant advantages of the DSC-HX400V (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Has an external mic jack
  • Supports 24p
  • Has a GPS

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-HX400V (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 50fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Less zoom: 50x vs 60x

common strengths of the DSC-HX400V and Coolpix B700

  • Great zoom: 50x vs 60x
  • Flip-out screens
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300
7 months older
$493 - $598

Significant advantages of the DMC-FZ300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Has an external mic jack
  • Supports 24p
  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-FZ300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 24x vs 60x

common strengths of the DMC-FZ300 and Coolpix B700

  • Both shoot very high resolution HD movies: UHD @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Flip-out screens
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B700 compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 30fps), has image stabilization (lens vs none), has a screen which flips out and is newer (february 2016 vs january 2015).

However, on average it has a slightly smaller screen (3" vs 3.2"), has a slightly lower resolution screen (921k dots vs 1,037k dots), takes much lower resolution photos (9.7 MP vs 24 MP), doesn't have a touch screen and doesn't record movies in 24p.

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6
similar age
$325 - $749 (body only)
$390 - $449 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the Rebel T6 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p
  • Much higher true resolution: 17.9 MP vs 9.7 MP

Significant disadvantages of the Rebel T6 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Screen does not flip out
  • Shoots significantly slower: 3 fps vs 5 fps

common strengths of the Rebel T6 and Coolpix B700

  • Inexpensive: $325.00 vs $393.95

Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300
2 years older
$431 (body only)
$399 - $447 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24.2 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the D3300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the D3300 and Coolpix B700

  • Good movie support: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Inexpensive: $339.95 vs $393.95

Nikon D5500

Nikon D5500
1 year older
$506 - $597 (body only)
$549 - $697 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D5500 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the D5500 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps

common strengths of the D5500 and Coolpix B700

  • Good movie support: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Flip-out screens
  • Inexpensive: $506.39 vs $393.95

Nikon D3400

Nikon D3400
5 months newer
$420 - $497 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3400 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the D3400 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the D3400 and Coolpix B700

  • Good movie support: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Inexpensive: $419.89 vs $393.95

Nikon D5600

Nikon D5600
8 months newer
$697 (body only)
$797 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D5600 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the D5600 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps

common strengths of the D5600 and Coolpix B700

  • Good movie support: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Flip-out screens

Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300
2 years older
$396 - $597 (body only)
$466 - $697 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D5300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the D5300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the D5300 and Coolpix B700

  • Good movie support: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Flip-out screens
  • Inexpensive: $396.00 vs $393.95

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B700 compared to travel zoom competitors include: it has way more more zoom (60x vs 32.2x), records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 60fps), has a screen which flips out, is newer (february 2016 vs april 2015) and has higher quality type of viewfinder (digital vs none).

However, on average it has a significantly narrower wide angle lens (24 mm vs 4 mm), doesn't have a built-in GPS, is significantly larger (professional size (125×85×107 mm) vs compact (102×58×36 mm)), slightly lower maximum light sensitivity (3,200 ISO vs 12,800 ISO) and doesn't record movies in 24p.

Nikon Coolpix A900

Nikon Coolpix A900
similar age
$289 - $397

Significant advantages of the Coolpix A900 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (113×67×40 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)
  • Significantly thinner: 1.6" vs 4.2"
  • Lighter: 289 g vs 565 g

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix A900 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 35x vs 60x
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the Coolpix A900 and Coolpix B700

  • Great zoom: 35x vs 60x
  • Both shoot very high resolution HD movies: UHD @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • High resolution screens: 921k dots vs 921k dots

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS
similar age
$274 - $349

Significant advantages of the PowerShot SX720 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (110×64×36 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)
  • Significantly thinner: 1.4" vs 4.2"
  • Significantly lighter: 270 g vs 565 g

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot SX720 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly less zoom: 40x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the PowerShot SX720 HS and Coolpix B700

  • Great zoom: 40x vs 60x
  • High resolution screens: 922k dots vs 921k dots
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)
similar age

Significant advantages of the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80) (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (112×64×38 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)
  • Has a touch screen
  • Shoots significantly faster: 40 fps vs 5 fps

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80) (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 30x vs 60x
  • Screen does not flip out
  • Much slower max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

common strengths of the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80) and Coolpix B700

  • Both shoot very high resolution HD movies: UHD @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • High resolution screens: 1,040k dots vs 921k dots
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX500

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX500
10 months older
$348 - $427

Significant advantages of the DSC-WX500 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly smaller: Compact (102×58×36 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)
  • Supports 24p
  • Better maximum light sensitivity: 12,800 ISO vs 3,200 ISO

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-WX500 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 30x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the DSC-WX500 and Coolpix B700

  • High resolution screens: 921k dots vs 921k dots
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"
  • Flip-out screens

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V
10 months older
$448

Significant advantages of the DSC-HX90V (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Has a GPS
  • Significantly smaller: Compact (102×58×36 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-HX90V (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 30x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Much slower max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

common strengths of the DSC-HX90V and Coolpix B700

  • High resolution screens: 921k dots vs 921k dots
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"
  • Flip-out screens

Sony Cyber-Shot HX60V

Sony Cyber-Shot HX60V
2 years older
$315

Significant advantages of the HX60V (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much better wide angle: 4 mm vs 24 mm
  • Has a GPS
  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (108×64×38 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)

Significant disadvantages of the HX60V (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 32.2x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 50fps vs UHD @ 30fps

common strengths of the HX60V and Coolpix B700

  • High resolution screens: 921k dots vs 921k dots
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

compared toMirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B700 compared to mirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors include: it records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 30fps), has higher quality type of viewfinder (digital vs none), has better image stabilization (lens vs sensor shift), is newer (february 2016 vs february 2014) and is more popular.

However, on average it takes significantly lower resolution photos (9.7 MP vs 24 MP), doesn't have a touch screen, doesn't record movies in 24p, has a slightly smaller sensor (1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm vs APS-C 22.3x14.9mm) and lacks and external mic jack.

Olympus OM-D E-M10 II

Olympus OM-D E-M10 II
6 months older
$679 (body only)

Significant advantages of the E-M10 II (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Supports 24p
  • Has interchangeable lenses
  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the E-M10 II (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps

common strengths of the E-M10 II and Coolpix B700

  • Flip-out screens
  • Inexpensive: $679.36 vs $393.95
  • Each has a built-in flash

Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000
2 years older
$498 (body only)
$588 - $598 16-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the A6000 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Supports 24p
  • Has interchangeable lenses

Significant disadvantages of the A6000 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps

common strengths of the A6000 and Coolpix B700

  • Very good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Flip-out screens
  • Inexpensive: $498.00 vs $393.95

Canon EOS M10

Canon EOS M10
4 months older
$449 15-45mm lens

Significant advantages of the EOS M10 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Supports 24p
  • Has interchangeable lenses
  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the EOS M10 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital
  • Significantly shorter battery life: 255 shots vs 350 shots

common strengths of the EOS M10 and Coolpix B700

  • Flip-out screens
  • Inexpensive: $449.00 vs $393.95
  • Each has a built-in flash

Fujifilm X-T1 IR

Fujifilm X-T1 IR
6 months older
$1,699 (body only)

Significant advantages of the X-T1 IR (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Has interchangeable lenses
  • Has an external mic jack
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection

Significant disadvantages of the X-T1 IR (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the X-T1 IR and Coolpix B700

  • Flip-out screens

compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B700 compared to pro digicam competitors include: it has way more more zoom (60x vs 5x), records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 720p @ 24fps), has a significantly wider wide angle lens (24 mm vs 28 mm), has a screen which flips out and has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD).

However, on average it has a slightly smaller sensor (1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm vs nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm), has a significantly narrower aperture (f/3.3 vs f/2), is significantly larger (professional size (125×85×107 mm) vs compact (98×58×31 mm)), doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 240 fps) and takes slightly lower resolution photos (9.7 MP vs 20 MP).

Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II
10 months newer
$479

Significant advantages of the PowerShot G9 X Mark II (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much larger sensor: Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs 1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm
  • Significantly wider aperture: f/2 vs f/3.3
  • Significantly smaller: Compact (98×58×31 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot G9 X Mark II (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 3x vs 60x
  • Significantly worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 24 mm
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the PowerShot G9 X Mark II and Coolpix B700

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Inexpensive: $479.00 vs $393.95

Canon PowerShot G16

Canon PowerShot G16
2 years older
$713

Significant advantages of the G16 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Records high-speed movies: 240 fps vs None
  • Much wider aperture: f/1.8 vs f/3.3
  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (109×76×40 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)

Significant disadvantages of the G16 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 5x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Significantly worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 24 mm

common strengths of the G16 and Coolpix B700

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Great battery life: 360 shots vs 350 shots
  • Viewfinders: Tunnel vs Digital

Nikon Coolpix P7000

Nikon Coolpix P7000
5 years older
$400

Significant advantages of the P7000 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Has an external mic jack
  • Supports 24p
  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (114×77×45 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)

Significant disadvantages of the P7000 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 7.1x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 720p @ 24fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Significantly worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 24 mm

common strengths of the P7000 and Coolpix B700

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Great battery life: 350 shots vs 350 shots
  • Inexpensive: $399.99 vs $393.95